In Memory of Daniel R. Livingston
Daniel Robert Livingston, ThD, age 94, of Shell Lake died Sunday, November 13, 2022 at Maple Ridge Care Center.
He was born January 15, 1928 in Stanley, WI to Robin "Robert" and Martha (Shorey) Livingston.
Dan graduated from Shell Lake High School in 1946, then served with the US Army for 1 1/2 years as a Medical Lab Tech. He was married in Spooner, WI on March 25, 1950 to Beverly Marsh, and in 1962 their family moved to Medford, OR where he worked as head of Microbiology for Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital. In 1983, they returned to Spooner where he worked ten years in the lab. He enjoyed beekeeping and raising rabbits, Guinea hens, and chickens. He raised large vegetable gardens, specializing in berries. He was generous with his bounty, including honey, produce, and African Violets. He completed his Doctorate in Theology in 2005, and was dedicated to his faith, Northwoods Baptist Church and Christ Jesus.
He is survived by his children: Steven (Nora) Livingston of Sylvania, OH, Kevin (Diane) Livingston of Shell Lake, Gaylen (Vicky) Livingston of Star Prairie, and Maria (Walter) Sellers, II, of Taylors, SC; 19 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dr. Dan was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly, his daughter, Monica Livingston, his siblings, Eudora Thompson and Warren Livingston.
Funeral services will be held at Friday, November 18, 2022; at 11:00 AM at the Skinner Funeral Home in Shell Lake with Pastor Bill McCoy officiating. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service and burial will be at Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery with full military honors. Pallbearers are his grandchildren.
Skinner Funeral Home of Shell Lake is serving the family.